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. >>> back from thanksgiving break in full force. teachers in san jose's evergreen district are protesting, trying to pressure the district to return to the bargaining table. but the district says no deal. nbc bay area's kris sanchez joins us from san jose this evening. kris, why not return to the bargaining table? what is the problem here? >> reporter: hi there, raj. hopefully you can hear me over the chanting. this is a very serious group about getting their message out. we estimate as many as 400 teachers and supporters turned out today to make their point to the district that they need to return to the bargaining table. they are trying to get their community also to put the pressure on the district. the teachers march carrying signs, getting honks and hollers of support along the way. after the last contract negotiating session in october, the district asked the public employer relations board to declare an impasse, setting the ball in motion for a mediator to help decide the next contract with the district. the district said it cannot afford a 1% pay raise for teachers, and can no lon
. >> nbc bay area news starts now. >> good evening. i'm kris sanchez. we begin in san jose where a teenager is under arrest accused of pulling the trigger in a crime spree that claimed the life of one man and threatened the life of a police officer. nbc bay area is live with the very latest and what we know about this young suspect. >> reporter: kris, police say that 15-year-old was arrested in concord yesterday and is being held here on numerous charges, including suspicion of homicide, attempted murder, and armed robbery. san jose police have been looking for this suspect since last week after police say he and 26-year-old jonathan wilbanks of san jose robbed four businesses, fatally shot a man and started a shootout with police that injured one officer. the teen's alleged accomplice was arrested on november 16th, the night of the incident. today a memorial was held for rory park pettiford, 22-year-old shot during the pair's attempted park in the parking lot at the 7-eleven store in the 400 block of keely boulevard. his brother says he's grateful that the second suspect is now behind bars
place in san leandro, richmond, san francisco, and san jose. we are also told we can expect to see flash mobs, strikes, and rallies. reporting live in oakland, i'm jodi hernandez, nbc bay area news. >> okay, thanks, jodi. >>> it's happening now. from the airports to the roads, the rush is on to get away for the thanksgiving holiday. we want to take a live look of 80 in oakland, actually slow going right now. this is a live picture of 880 holiday traffic. a little bit of a slow going, but not too bad for 5:00 right now. we want to take a look at 101 near palo alto. the right side is southbound, and a little bit slow there, but not too bad. people heading to the relatives' house possibly a little bit early. and now let's take a look at our south bay traffic cameras. it shows a little bit slow going southbound on 880. but other than that, maybe a little slow going on 280 southbound. but other than that pretty smooth for this time of day. >> as for the three major airports so, far so good. here is the scene at sfo today. some long lines this morning. take a look. but pretty clear by this aft
, this story is intensifying. san jose police looking for a suspect that went on a crime spree on friday night. tonight the reward money has increased, and we have new details about the wanted man. nbc bay area's kris sanchez is at the scene where that deadly -- where that crime turned deadly. kris? >> reporter: hi there, raj. san jose police on friday night had six different crime scenes within just 90 minutes. one suspect is behind bars, but this is where armed robbery turned into homicide. the other suspect still on the loose tonight. and now 20 grand on the table for anyone who leads police to a man they say was very close to being a cop killer. a collection of things that remind rory parkpettiford's friends of him are collecting near where he was killed, randomly, senselessly by two suspects on a violent crime spree on friday night in san jose. >> it just sucks, like, you know, seeing this and having him just be gone. and i can't call him to see what is good and just chill. i don't know. it's just really sad. >> reporter: steven moseley says his friend parkpettiford was good at music, ful
, black friday truly was the darkest of days. and right now at valley medical center in san jose, the father and one of his daughters are receiving treatment for moderate injuries. reporting live in palo alto, marianne favro, nbc bay area news. >> our hearts go out to that family. thanks, marianne. >>> tense moments on the san francisco bay this afternoon. the people on board the yacht you see there called 911 when the boat started taking on water near the berkeley pier. apparently the trouble started when the boat's engine got caught in reverse. the coast guard, harbor master and several department responded and several boaters stepped in to help as well. the boat was towed into the marina. none of the seven people on board was hurt. a dog, cat, and snake were also rescued. >>> a san jose fire captain is recovering tonight after a ceiling collapsed on top of him as he was fighting a fire. the fire broke out around 8:30 last night at the kimberly woods complex on willow leaf drive. the flames raced through six apartments. at one point, while the fire captain was inside a stairwel
at a school in san jose. nbc bay area's marianne favro has been following the story and joins us live from the st. francis cabrini school with the developments. >> reporter: the pastor here at st. francis cabrini church has resigned. we now mow more about the letter from the diocese of san jose that enabled a registered sex offender to volunteer here near kids. this is the letter signed by human resources employee at the diocese of san jose that authorized mark gurries, a registered sex offender to volunteer at st. francis cabrini and parish. and that's what he did that parents say hundreds of kids attended. they blame the letter that allowed him to volunteer. >> it's a statute that we do not agree with. what you have is a registered sex offender that was on school grounds. however, it is in the penal code, it is in the books that if you have permission from a school official, you can be on grounds. >> reporter: the diocese says a former human resources employee wrote the letter in november 2010, just six months after he was sentenced for molesting a child under 14. but the diocese wouldn'
't think that happens in this neighborhood. >> reporter: this is san jose's 41st homicide of the year, the highest murder count in 15 years. police admit budget cuts are impacting the crime rate. >> i think if we have more resources available at the time, we certainly could have addressed it in a more timely manner, yeah, absolutely. >> reporter: now investigators are doing their best to find out how a woman ended up dead in this south san jose home. police are not saying whether or not they found a weapon. and they are also not saying tonight how the woman died. investigators say they plan to be out here for the next four or five hours continuing to search for evidence. reporting live in south san jose, marianne favro, nbc bay area news. >> thanks, marianne. >>> police are investigating several incidents around san jose where people stole cars, then smashed them into garages. this may be the latest incident at this san jose home. it happened just after 5:00 this morning. no one was hurt. the fire department was called out to shut off the gas as a precaution. the people in the car fle
on the shooting in san jose last night. one gunman is stiffel ll on the loose. more information on that. more stormy weather ahead. conditions blamed for rough surf at ocean beach, where a surfer had to be rescued this morning. >>> good evening. i'm diane dwyer, the body of 22-year-old marine shot and killed by police in palm springs this past week was returned to his family in the bay area today. nbc bay area, kimberly terry where the flag draped coffin arrived this afternoon. kimberly. two dozen family members were here when the coffin arrived. as you can iffage in. there was overwhelming grieve as the body of the corporal was brought inside. the 22-year-old was shot the morning of november 10th during a confrontation with palm spring police who say that he used his car as a weapon against two officers who feared for their safety. and based at camp pendleton. but stationed at 29 palms. he was just in the bay area where he grew up visiting and had plans to start college in a few months. >> this is a -- there is a young man, signed up to serve the country who went to afghanistan. came back un
battles in recent history. the seat for one san jose city council district, which also became the most expensive in that race's history. san jose voters also approved an increase in the minimum wage. stephanie trong is live at san jose city hall with the wrap-up. >> reporter: the mayor got who he wanted in the two races for city council, rose herrera retaining her district 8 seat, and johnny khamis taking district 10. what that means is no power shift. the vote breakdown will remain the same. so as will for the government employee unions, but they did pull out a win in the passing of measure d. here at fourth street pizza in downtown san jose, the minimum wage increase from $8 to $10 will likely be paid for by you the customer. >> everybody is going to be paying more for food, for, you know, prices are going to jump. you got other cities like santa clara, campbell, the minimum wage there is still $8. it's kind of unfair advantage for them. >> i hate that thought of somebody losing their job, especially a minimum wage job that is really important to their families. but the voters get th
downtown. right now, the flight path for the san jose airport limits the height restrictions for buildings. in the story you'll see only on nbc bay area, the city council is hoping to change that. damion trujillo is live in san jose. when can the city start breaking ground. >> the city would start tonight if it could. proponents say a taller skyline would mean more revenue for the city. and more majestic look for san jose. this is the view from a top communications hill in south san jose. and newcomers immediately notice this doesn't have the feel of the nation's tenth largest city. >> i'm from los angeles, i love the city. san francisco. san jose doesn't have that feel. and maybe that would. maybe a larger skyline would. >> the skyline would look much different p it wasn't for the airport. >> the good news for many of the companies that are located in the downtown, they're very close to the airport. the bad news for the downtown is that it's very close to the airport. >> council woman says the airport height restrictions on the skyline are limiting investment opportunities. developers are
. >> the diocese of san jose has a policy in place, a policy with regard to that incident was not followed. we are actively investigating what happened here. and we want to ensure the safety of our children, young adults and vulnerable population. >> the diocese policy is for any volunteer with the church working with children. that policy also says anyone who is a registered sex offender is strictly prohibited from working with kids. some say the church didn't do enough. >> i think that's crazy when there's kids around, somewhere where there's children, and anyway, they should be checking the background checkers. >> mark gurry is no longer a volunteer at the church and is working with all its parishes to make sure the diocese policies on volunteers are followed. the diocese will not tell us whether or not mr. gurry was fingerprinted by the church before he volunteered. reporting live in san jose, mary ann favreau, nbc bay area news. >> thank you. >>> 49ers head coach jim harbaugh is expected back on the practice field tomorrow after he spent the day undergoing a minor procedure at stanford ho
, a young san jose teen appeared in adult court today, charged with some very disturbing crimes. adonis muldrow is accused of a crime spree that included murder, armed robbery and a shoot-out with police. nbc bay area's damian trujillo was in the packed courtroom today. he joins us live outside the san jose courthouse with a closer look at the juvenile now officially charged as an adult. damian? >> reporter: well, janelle, the deputies walked muldrow over here to the courthouse from juvenile hall. and even at the young age of 15 years ode, muldrow may never see freedom again. he wore the green jumpsuit of juvenile hall adonis muldrow became the exception today. >> he is charged with the commission of a murder in the course of a carjacking, as well as attempted murder of a police officer. so anybody who is willing to do either of those things poses a significant threat to the community. and it was important to get him off the streets as quickly as possible. >> reporter: the prosecutor says muldrow conspired with this man, 25-year-old jonathan wilbanks to go on a crime spree on november 1
on the in the search for a killer in the south bay. police san jose found the body of troy nosenzo this afternoon, the day after police say he killed his wife. officers say they found him in his car parked on the side of the road on highway 129 south of gilroy. they believe he committed suicide by overdosing on sleeping pills. his wife, tra tricia nosenzo was found dead yesterday in the couple's home in san jose. they did say someone called 911 around 5:30 in the morning and then hung up. troy and patricia had been married for 27 years. family members say they had been going through marital problems but nothing they thought would lead to this. >>> the oakland raiders are in baltimore preparing for tomorrow's game against the ravens and they'll play with heavy hearst. a defensive line coach's son died. terrell williams' 4-year-old son tyson suddenly became sick and died last night at oakland children's hospital. the head coach dennis allen released a statement today saying "we're all deeply saddened by the passing of tyson son and our deepest sympathies go out to terrell and his entire family." th
and rain headed to the bay area. danny velazquez of san jose got roped into changing the windshield wipers on his friend's jeep. >> there is a huge difference when you have the new ones versus the old ones from last year. it doesn't clear as much and it's not as nice, and they kind of squeak. >> reporter: changing the wipers, using rain repellent or de-icing fluid can help, but the main thing you can do costs no money. >> the number one tip slow down. number two, wear your seat belt. >> reporter: the officer says if you crash, drive off the freeway if you can. if you can't, stay in the car with your seat belt on. >> stormy weather, there is going to be people losing control all over the place. >> reporter: pg&e tried to get ahead of the storm, dispatching 400 crews like this one to trim trees and identify possible trouble spots. >> some of the time because of the strong wind, even the healthy trees, they can fall into the power lines. >> reporter: if the healthy trees can be trouble, jerry fears some of the trees near his home can be deadly. he is hoping the owner of the property will pre
teachers is charged with sexual abusing a student. marianne favro is live in san jose with the latest for us. marianne, this case is now in the hands of the jury. >> reporter: that's right. the jury received the case late this morning. and so far there is no verdict. but some say regardless of the outcome, this case is going to change the way that local schools handle any reports of abuse. she was a principal here at o.b. whaley elementary school in san jose. now lyn vijayendran shown here in a video off a social website faces six months in jail if a jury finds her of fating to report alleged child abuse. the abuse happened in october of last year. police later arrested craig chandler. he is charged with committing lewd and lascivious acts on five children and is now awaiting trial. this is only the second time in 20 years santa clara prosecutors have gone after a local educator for not reporting suspected abuse. >> her response was not to do anything. she did speak with mr. chandler and she kind of conducted her own investigation and determined that there was nothing to be done. >> r
moderate to pockets of heavy rainfall down into parts of the south bay. you can see down in south san jose, a little heavier downpoor on your way for coopertino. and then morgan hill and gilroy, you're about to get slammed with heavier rainfall. the 101 commute probably not a good idea to leave over the next half hour. it's going to be coming down and quick. we'll take you outside right now. the time lapse from the emeriville camera. you can see the cloud tops up at about 20,000 feet. that's a decent amount of uplift that may bring us the thunderstorms. what you're going to note here, as the low pressure moves over the next 24 hours, thunderstorms will be possible, even potentially some hail. we'll track it hour by hour for you coming up throughout the show. >> an unlikely location for a drug lab. s.w.a.t. officers raided two mountain view apartments this afternoon. they served search warrants on bush street, right off castro in downtown mountain view. neighbors had reportedly called the police in the past, concerned about possible drug activity inside these apartments. one of the units is
. lamon knows what it's like to get your bell rung as a san jose state spartan. >> i was out for two weeks, and when i came back, everything was good. but during the two weeks i had a lot of migraines, a lot of daze, everything -- some days it was blur waking up. it's serious. it's not a good thing. >> reporter: it's up to the spartans sports medicine director to see the symptoms of a concussion and pull the player off the court or the field. >> very proactive. we do baseline testing with all of our student athletes that are in a contact sport so that when a concussion does happen, then we are testing them after that to make sure they get back to their baselines. >> reporter: the player must pass a series of medical tests before being allowed back in uniform. the same goes for pop warner and any high school sport. no player is allowed back on the field until a doctor clears him or her, which is what scott silver did with one of his youth football players a few weeks ago. >> about a month ago we had a kid get hurt. he had a concussion. he landed on his head hard on the turf and let's take h
us at a very busy registrar of voters office in san jose. damian, it's probably controlled chaos i presume. >> reporter: that's what i would call it. this is one of the drop-off a locations for your ballots. this will be open for the next 24 hours so you can drive up androf up your ballot in there. if not, these people will be here for the next couple of hours. you can drive up and give them your signed ballots. this is now the preferred choice for voting here in the south bay. there is little time to allow the sorting machines to cool off at the county registrar's office. the agency sends out more than 600,000 vote by mail ballots, and a lot of them are coming back. >> we received back over 262,000. that means that about 43% of the ballots that have been issued have already been returned in. >> reporter: workers are opening envelopes for many more early voters, roughly 20,000 come in every day. today workers will open sammy's ballot, who just voted at the registrar's office. >> proud to be voting in this wonderful country. that's the main reason. early voting is wonderful. >> repo
of two storms moving in right now. while you're dry in san jose, we do have rain picking up later on this evening. some of the heaviest activity moving into san francisco as we head throughout the next hour. a few areas of isolated flooding on highway 101. >> say it isn't so. the end of an era. what's next for thousands of workers and snack lovers as that iconic brand calls it quits. >>> this weekend just off the embarcadero in san francisco, the fight against hunger is being hit head on by design. >> a unique look of a contest benefiting bay area food banks. >> across from the ferry building, 1 market plaza stacks stores of restaurants and now canned food. >> think of it as a sand castle contest. we are making our huge sculptures out of canned food. >> that's san francisat the endr the exhibit we'll dismantle all of the structures and donate all of the food to the san francisco and marin food banks. >> the movie theme this year started as a play on words with can film festival. >> anything movie related. there's a few people that took it a step further and did a bunch of red carp
that he brought on himself, both good and bad. >> the immigrant rights group in san jose, praised him. >> i was surprised he used that platform to really, i think, highlight how ridiculous a lot of the anti-immigrant backlash that we've seen. >> he would have preferred romo use the word undocumented instead of illegal. the statement, if it was a statement has drawn criticism by some in blogs and on talk radio. it was nothing but praise. >> i thought it was great. i think it's bringing up an issue that's out there, and i think romo's a great one to bring that out. >> i think it's great he won a t-shirt. it shows courage and a great opportunity to make a public statement. i totally support that. >> a man whose praise for his pitching just hit a home run with the sports fans and with people who fight for immigrants. damian trujillo, nbc bay area news. >>> for many immigrants, deportation is a daunting reality. even if you're legal. in alameda county, the district attorney's office is trying to help. they're trying to prevent deportation for immigrants of nonviolent lesser crimes. it took
with jeff ranieri. he is at a safeway in south san jose to tell you how you can get involved with our food drive. >> that's right. we're continuing to kick off here tonight at safeway in san jose. of our annual holiday food drive. we know the need is going to be great again this year. some 600,000 reported families in the bay area will need some sort of assistance throughout the holidays. we ooh looking to beat a goal last year. we are making it so easy. come down to your local safeway, and we have these prepackaged bags, as you can see my photographer glenn zooms in. you take that to the register. they scan it, and you're good to go and you have made the donation there is no limit how many you can bring up to the register. you can load a whole cart full up and bring it on down. we also want to bring in from emc. we have a lot of companies that are joining us along with the 49ers, and not only safeway, but carin pavis. why is this so important for your company to get involved with it? >> emc is such a proud sponsor this season we have about 9,000 employees locally that are just really abou
at 72. nap fa 71 in san jose, also at 70. now let's get you into the current numbers. widespread 60s on the board, even starting to drop into the 60s in novato. let's bring you outside on this wednesday. and i sure hoped you enjoyed it. the past two days have been sunny. a little bit above average, clear skies. not too much in the way of fog. but that's all going to be quickly changing. this active pattern is already shaping up out here offshore. what we're noticing is subtropical moisture moving up from the south. we're not going to get too much from this. it's this storm system. you can already see the counterclockwise rotation wit. it's tapping into a decent amount of moisture. and there is also some aggressive energy in the jet stream that could be good enough to even fire off some thunderstorms. and it's not only our storm system we're tracking out here for friday, but another storm system on sunday that will also be lining up. and really, the huge thing about these two storm systems in three days is they'll come really in quick succession. so we can't even rule out the potentia
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